New York Times, Friday, March 2, 1984

Author: Whitten
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { F J Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
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1. "Missing" star : SPACEK
7. Do or make superficially : SCAMP
12. Bestial : BARBARIC
14. Mariner adjunct : CAMERA
16. Surmounted : OVERCAME
17. Singer Frankie : AVALON
18. Proportion : RATIO
19. Papal cape : ORALE
21. Quang ___, town in Vietnam : TRI
22. Like the U.N. : INT
23. Aphorism : GNOME
24. Tibetan gazelles : GOAS
25. Palpebral problem : STYE
27. He married Brice : ROSE
28. Rich dessert : TORTE
29. Orangutan : MIAS
31. Epitomes : SCHEMES
33. Weather problems : SMOGS
35. Waters : HOSES
36. Milk sugar : LACTOSE
38. Rival of Leto : HERA
39. Law partner : ORDER
40. Year in the reign of Decius : CCIL
42. Russian news agency : TASS
46. Stirs : ADOS
47. A noted Alexander : SHANA
48. Letter on a key : PHI
49. Wall St. name : DOW
50. Zorro's weapon : SWORD
51. Tropical resin : COPAL
53. Make possible : ENABLE
55. Flat : TENEMENT
57. Flowed like a brook : RILLED
58. "We always ___; Steady, boys . . . ": Garrick : AREREADY
59. Beatty role: 1967 : CLYDE
60. Like a Hollywood night? : STARRY
1. Wise one : SAVANT
2. Attractive : PRETTY
3. Hillside shelter : ABRI
4. Unpleasant: Prefix : CACO
5. Time span : ERA
6. "Sayonara" costumes : KIMONOS
7. Garden pest : SCALE
8. Home, to Oop : CAVE
9. Doc bloc : AMA
10. The Velvet Fog : MELTORME
11. Assesses proportionately : PRORATES
12. Chessmaster Spassky : BORIS
13. Cavalla and pintado : CEROS
15. Aromatic seeds : ANISES
20. City on the Skunk : AMES
23. "Splendor in the ___" : GRASS
24. Makes an attack : GOESAT
26. Gushes onstage : EMOTES
28. Stepfather of Ull : THOR
30. Young Frankenstein's assistant : IGOR
32. Lobster claw, e.g. : CHELA
33. Cynical : SARDONIC
34. Star of "Ape" films : MCDOWALL
36. Warehouse employee : LOADER
37. Little Sir of songdom : ECHO
38. Deters : HINDERS
41. Magna ___ : CARTA
43. Seem : APPEAR
44. Ale-lemonade drink : SHANDY
45. Like a delta : SILTY
47. Wilander of tennis, e.g. : SWEDE
50. Logger's travois : SLED
51. Wax, in Taxco : CERA
52. One of Pétain's names : OMER
54. Robert ___, modern poet : BLY
56. Income outcome : NET

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